Software Engineer

  • Intel
  • Santa Clara, CA, USA
  • Jun 16, 2022
Full-time Computer Engineering Programming Python Software Engineering

Job Description

The world is transforming - and so is Intel. Here at Intel, we believe the world needs technology that can enrich the lives of every person on earth. We work every single day to design and manufacture silicon products that empower people's digital lives. Do you love to solve technical challenges that no one has solved yet? Do you enjoy working with cross functional teams to deliver IP solutions for products that impact customers lives? If so, Come join us to do something wonderful.

The Production Library Team is looking for a Software Engineer in the area of Electronic Design Automation (EDA)/Computer Aided Design (CAD). As part of the IP Engineering Group you will contribute to world class standard cell and register file library development and releases for CPU Atom GT mixed signal IPs Client Sever Chipset projects.

In addition to the qualifications listed below the ideal candidate will also have:

  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Strong verbal/written communication skills
  • Effective team player with continuous learning and growth mindset
  • Willingness to balance multiple tasks and drive improvements in a fast-paced environment and have as much fun and growth as possible in the process.


You must possess the below minimum qualifications to be initially considered for this position Preferred qualifications are in addition to the minimum requirements and are considered a plus factor in identifying top candidates.

Minimum Qualifications:

The candidate must have a Bachelor's degree in Electrical/Computer Engineering or related field with 5+ years of experience -OR- Master's degree in Electrical/Computer Engineering or related field with 4+ years of experience in:

  • Programming and automation skills using one of the following: TCL/Python/C/Shell Scripting.
  • VLSI Design Automation using one or more of the industry standard tools like Liberate/Silicon Smart/Hspice/FineSim/ Spectre/Redhawk/PrimeTime/Voltus in Tcl/Python


  • Experience in developing automation using Virtuoso-SKILL/Custom Compiler/ICV/Calibre

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Knowledge in one or more areas of Liberty File Format/Standard Cell Characterization/Timing Analysis/IR drop Analysis/Reliability Analysis
  • Knowledge in one or more areas of: p-cells/py-cell automation, developing runsets using ICV/Calibre
  • Experience in developing and supporting tools/automation for a fast-paced, geographically distributed and demanding customer-base

Inside this Business Group

IP Engineering Group's (IPG) vision Build IPs that power Intel's leadership products and power our customer's silicon. We want to attract & retain talent who get joy in building high quality IP and share our core belief that IP is fundamental to transforming Intel's silicon design process. IPG's guiding principles will be ensuring Quality (Zero Bugs), Customer Obsession (Delight our Customers) and structured Problem Solving. We are a fearless organization transforming IP development.

Other Locations

US, California, Folsom;US, Massachusetts, Hudson

Intel strongly encourages employees to be vaccinated against COVID-19. Intel aligns to federal, state, and local laws and as a contractor to the U.S. Government is subject to government mandates that may be issued. Intel policies for COVID-19 including guidance about testing and vaccination are subject to change over time.

Posting Statement

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, religious creed, sex, national origin, ancestry, age, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, military and veteran status, marital status, pregnancy, gender, gender expression, gender identity, sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by local law, regulation, or ordinance.

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